Protesters burnt effigies of President Jair Bolsonaro and Economy Minister Paulo Guedes, whom they blame for the desperate..
President of Brazil
Jair Messias Bolsonaro is a Brazilian politician and retired military officer who is the 38th president of Brazil. Elected in 2018 as a member of the conservative Social Liberal Party before cutting ties with them, he has been in office since 1 January 2019. From 1991 to 2018 he served in Brazil's Chamber of Deputies, representing the state of Rio de Janeiro.
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Investigation into President Jair Bolsonaro comes as Brazil is set to surpass 400,000 coronavirus deaths this week.
Brazil's Senate on Tuesday launched an investigation into President Jair Bolsonaro's official response to the COVID-19 pandemic...